Ukraine: Separatist PM garners 81 pct of votes in Donetsk

(AGI) Lugansk, Nov 2 - Exit polls in the separatist Ukrainianregion of Donetsk gave the electoral victory to theself-proclaimed prime minister Alexander Zaharchenko with 81percent of the votes in his favour. The news was reported bythe Russian agency Ria Novost. The votes, which include thesecond pro-Russian region, Lugansk, will end in an hour. Theywere dismissed by Ukraine's President, Petro Poroshenko, as a"farce that is being conducted under the threat of tanks andguns". (AGI) . .

(AGI) Lugansk, Nov 2 - Exit polls in the separatist Ukrainianregion of Donetsk gave the electoral victory to theself-proclaimed prime minister Alexander Zaharchenko with 81percent of the votes in his favour. The news was reported bythe Russian agency Ria Novost. The votes, which include thesecond pro-Russian region, Lugansk, will end in an hour. Theywere dismissed by Ukraine's President, Petro Poroshenko, as a"farce that is being conducted under the threat of tanks andguns". (AGI) . .